He Wenping is an Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Charhar Institute in Beijing. She is a Ph.D. Supervisor, Research Fellow and Director of Center for African Studies, Institute of West-Asian and African Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. She is an International Visiting Scholar of U.S. State Department. Her research covers African politics and international relations in Africa. She is the author of The Study of Democratization Process in African Countries and Development of Politic and Economy in South Africa. She received her Ph.D. in law from Peking University.